Table of contents for CT of the heart : principles and applications / edited by U. Joseph Schoepf.


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Contents
Foreword	v
Preface	vii
Contributors	ix
	
PART I	INTRODUCTION AND HISTORICAL BACKGROUND
	1	CT of the Heart: Past, Present, and Future	xxx
	William Stanford
PART II	TECHNICAL BACKGROUND
	2	Electron Beam CT of the Heart	xxx 
	David G. Hill
	3	Scan Techniques for Cardiac and Coronary Artery Imaging 
With Multi-Slice CT	xxx
	Bernd M. Ohnesorge, Brian R. Westerman, 
and U. Joseph Schoepf
	4	Image Reconstruction for ECG-Triggered and ECG-Gated 
Multi-Slice CT	xxx
	Thomas Flohr and Tinsu Pan
	5	Phase-Correlated Image Reconstruction Without ECG	xxx
	Marc Kachelriess and Willi A. Kalender
	6	Radiation Dose From CT of the Heart 	xxx
	Cynthia H. McCollough
PART III DETECTION AND QUANTIFICATION OF CORONARY CALCIUM
	7	Coronary Calcium Scoring: An Epidemiologic Perspective	xxx
	Christopher J. O'Donnell and Udo Hoffmann
	8	Coronary Calcium Scoring: Why We Should Perform It	xxx
	Axel Schmermund, Stefan Möhlenkamp, 
and Raimund Erbel
	9	Detection and Quantification of Coronary Calcium 
With Electron Beam CT	xxx
	Axel Schmermund, Stefan Möhlenkamp, 
and Raimund Erbel
	10	Detection and Quantification of Coronary Calcium 
With Dual Slice CT 	xxx
	Joseph Shemesh
	11	Detection and Quantification of Calcified Coronary Plazue 
With Multi-Detector Row Computed Tomography	xxx 
	J. Jeffrey Carr
	12	Detection and Quantification of Coronary Calcium 
With MDCT	xxx
	Roman Fischbach
	13	CT Measurement of Coronary Calcium: Quantification 
Methods, Scanner Types, Scan Protocols, Accuracy, 
and Reproducibility	xxx 
	Stefan Ulzheimer, Kaiss Shanneik, and Willi A. Kalender
	PART IV	CONTRAST ENHANCED CT OF THE HEART: 
MORPHOLOGY AND FUNCTION
	14	CT Assessment of the Pericardium	xxx
	Reinhard Groell 
	15	Multi-Detector Row CT Assessment of Cardiac Valves	xxx
	Jürgen K. Willmann and Dominik Weishaupt
	16	CT of the Heart and Great Vessels in Pediatric Patients	xxx
	Jean-Francois Paul
	17	Imaging of Cardiac and Paracardiac Masses 
and Pseudotumors	xxx 
	Bernd J. Wintersperger
	18	MDCT Assessment of Left Ventricular Function	xxx
	Kai Uwe Juergens and Roman Fischbach
	19	Imaging Intramyocardial Microcirculatory Function
 Using Fast Computed Tomography	xxx
	Stefan Möhlenkamp, Axel Schmermund, Birgit Kantor, 
Raimund Erbel, and Erik L. Ritman
	20	Approaches for Assessing Myocardial Viability 
With MDCT	xxx
	Yasushi Koyama and Teruhito Mochizuki
	PART V	CONTRAST ENHANCED CT OF THE HEART: 
CORONARY ARTERIES
	21	Anatomy of the Coronary Arteries and Veins 
in CT Imaging	xxx
	Robert J. M. van Geuns and Filippo Cademartiri
	22	Techniques and Protocols for Acquisition and Display 
of Contrast Enhanced CT Coronary Angiography	xxx 
	Christoph R. Becker
	23	Contrast Material Injection Techniques 
for Contrast Enhanced CT Angiography 
of the Coronary Arteries	xxx
	Filippo Cademartiri
	24	Visualization Techniques for Contrast Enhanced CT 
Angiography of the Coronary Arteries	xxx
	Jean-Louis Sablayrolles and P. Giat
	25	CT Angiography for Assessment of Coronary Artery 
Anomalies	xxx
	Steffen C. Froehner, M. Wagner, J. Brunn, 
and R. R. Schmitt
	26	MDCT for Assessment of Kawasaki's Disease	xxx 
	Toru Sakuma and Kunihiko Fukuda
	27	MDCT of the Coronary Arteries for Planning 
of Minimal Invasive Bypass Surgery	xxx
	Christopher Herzog, Selami Dogan, 
and Thomas J. Vogl
	28	CT Angiography for Assessment 
of Coronary Bypass Grafts 	xxx
	Marcello De Santis
	29	Contrast-Enhanced EBCT and MDCT in the Evaluation 
of Coronary Stent Patency	xxx
	Heiko Pump, Stefan Möhlenkamp, Raimund Erbel, 
and Rainer Seibel
	30	CT Angiography for the Detection 
of Coronary Artery Stenosis	xxx
	Koen Nieman
	31	Complementary Use of Coronary Calcium Scoring 
and CT Coronary Angiography	xxx
	Alexander W. Leber
	32	CT Versus MR for Imaging of the Coronary Arteries	xxx
	Armin Huber
	PART VI	CONTRAST ENHANCED CT OF THE HEART: 
PRINCIPLES OF ATHEROSCLEROSIS AND VESSEL 
WALL IMAGING
	33	Pathology and Pathophysiology
 of Coronary Atherosclerotic Plaques	xxx
	Herman Gold
	34	Pathologenesis of the Vulnerable Atherosclerotic Plaque	xxx
	Masanori Aikawa
	35	MDCT Imaging of Clinical and Preclinical 
Coronary Atherosclerosis	xxx
	Christoph R. Becker
	36	MDCT Versus IVUS for Coronary 
Plaque Characterization	xxx
	Axel Kuettner
	37	MDCT Versus MRI for Coronary Plaque Characterization	xxx
	Konstantin Nikolaou, Christoph R. Becker, 
and Zahi Fayad
	38	MDCT for Detection of Vulnerable and Stable Coronary 
Artery Lesion: Clinical Significance	xxx
	Stephen Schroeder and U. Joseph Schoepf
	PART VII	FUTURE PERSPECTIVES
	33	CT of the Heart: Future Perspectives	xxx
	U. Joseph Schoepf
Index	xxx




Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Heart Tomography, Heart radiography, Tomography, X-Ray Computed